What would it have been like to spend a week with Marilyn Monroe? The upcoming film entitled My Week With Marilyn answers that very question. Directed by Simon Curtis, the film chronicles the 1957 making of the film The Prince and the Showgirl, which starred Marilyn Monroe, as well as Monroe’s actions during her week in Britain with Colin Clark after her husband Aruthur Miller left the country.
The cast of the film includes Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Julia Ormond, Judi Dench, Emma Watson, and Kenneth Branagh. The film, rated R for language, is set to be released on Novemeber 23, 2011.
Filming took place in and around London as well as at Saltwood Castle and White Waltham Airfield. The production images show Williams in full Marilyn mode, playing a well cast double to the blonde bombshell. She is depicted in candid shots posing for the cameras and being surrounded by media.
Check out the website for more information and find a theater to see the film on Novemeber 23, 2011.